Jan 2, 2013 1:05am PST
'm cheryl jennings. dan ashley and carolyn johnson have the night off. it means most of us, most of us will avoid a big income tax hike. it came after a bitter debate, but as one republican congressman said tonight, you have to know when to hold em and know when to fold em. now more from karen travers. >> after months of drama and last-minute negotiations congress finally passed legislation to avoid the fiscal cliff. after the vote, a rare late-night statement from president obama. >> this law is just one step in the broader effort to strengthen our economy and broaden the opportunity for everybody. >> lawmakers completely blew their deadline. they didn't get the grand bargain that both claim was parties claim was their ultimate goal. but tonight both democrats and republicans gave themselves credit forgetting something done.y, veryis a very, very strg first step. >> this is an important one. this is a critical one for the future of the country. >> there was considerable happened wringing about a lack of spending cuts. some wanted to add them in, but ultimately there weren't enough vot
Jan 3, 2013 4:00pm PST
the $20 it is charging for a yearly subscription. from bloomberg studios, i'm cory johnson, larry, carolyn, back to you. >> cory, thank you. >> two teenagers escaped with a mild case of hypothermia after clinging for life to a dead tree. this is in arizona. the lakeside fire department provided these images of the kids climbing up the tree in sholo, arizona got into trouble after the ice broke on the lake. a friend stayed on the shore that have lake called for help. about 25 people teamed up to rescue them, frightening moment autos yes. it's still cold out there. more frost again this, morning. >> two mornings in a row, temperatures dropping into 20s. that is chilly out there now. here is a live view from our east bay hills camera. looking at the western sky, sun will be setting soon. about oh... 40 minutes or so. but now we've got bright, sunny skies, taking a look at temperature readings into the 50s foremost of the bay area now. 56 in fremont and chilly to cold overnight, milder tomorrow but a couple degrees. rain likely saturday and sunday. weekend shaping up to be at least partly wet.